([November 1964] ?)

K. G. Murray, 1959 Series
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Price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Pages
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
Brand
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
Editing
?
Color
Colour cover; Black and white interior;
Dimensions
Standard comic (size varies slightly)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound (early issues); saddle-stitched (later issues)
Publishing Format
Was on-going series

Brainiac and Luther Team Up to Destroy Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

The Team of Luthor and Brainiac: The Deadly Duo (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton; Cary Bates (plot)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Lex Luthor escapes prison and discovers the existence of Brainiac.
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Indexer Notes

The cover idea and plot that led to this story was submitted by Cary Bates as a teen age fan.

The Team of Luthor and Brainiac: The Downfall of Superman (part 2) (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton; Cary Bates (plot)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Lex Luthor releases Brainiac from prison, re-programs him, and teams with him to shrink Superman.
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The Team of Luthor and Brainiac: The Hour of Kandor's Vengeance (part 3) (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton; Cary Bates (plot)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
With the help of the Kandorians, Superman turns the tables on Luthor and Brainiac.
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The Fallen Idol of Gotham City (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane]
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Batman's Great Face-Saving Feat (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder (The Mystery Analysts of Gotham City) / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
France Herron
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre
superhero
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Indexer Notes

This is the first story featuring the Mystery Analysts of Gotham City, an Earth-One counterpart of the Analysts--an Earth-Two Gotham City mystery-solving group whose membership included Green Lantern (Alan Scott) and who appeared in several issues of Green Lantern (1st series).

Clark Kent, Class Cheat (Table of Contents: 6)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Mort Weisinger (actual original editor)

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Clark deliberately starts flunking tests so he can break a ring of cheaters in his school.
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Indexer Notes

This story is branded "A Hall of Fame Classic".

Krypto's Catastrophe (Table of Contents: 7)

Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Krypto
Synopsis
While Superboy is away, Mxyzptlk pulls pranks on Krypto, including giving a cat, kryptonite claws.
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Untitled [The Shrinking of Superboy] (Table of Contents: 8)

Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Mort Weisinger (actual original editor)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

The Menace of Dream Girl (part 1) (Table of Contents: 9)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Letters
Milton Snapinn
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Dream Girl joins the Legion and insists Lightning Lass be expelled when she loses her powers and demands Triplicate Girl be court-martialled for accusing her of causing Lightning Lass to lose her power.
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The Menace of Dream Girl: The Doom of the Legion (part 2) (Table of Contents: 10)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Letters
Milton Snapinn
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Dream Girl has more Legionnaires expelled, in order to prevent her prediction of their deaths. The prediction proves false, Dream Girl leaves and the others are reinstated
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Brainiac and Luther Team Up to Destroy Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Team of Luthor and Brainiac: The Deadly Duo (Part 1)
    Superman
  3. 2. The Team of Luthor and Brainiac: The Downfall of Superman (part 2)
    Superman
  4. 3. The Team of Luthor and Brainiac: The Hour of Kandor's Vengeance (part 3)
    Superman
  5. 4. The Fallen Idol of Gotham City
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  6. 5. Batman's Great Face-Saving Feat
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder (The Mystery Analysts of Gotham City)
  7. 6. Clark Kent, Class Cheat
    Superboy
  8. 7. Krypto's Catastrophe
    Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
  9. 8. Untitled [The Shrinking of Superboy]
    Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
  10. 9. The Menace of Dream Girl (part 1)
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  11. 10. The Menace of Dream Girl: The Doom of the Legion (part 2)
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Denys Howard
  • James Zee
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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